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Bomb threats force evacuation of Detroit buildings
Detroit — Two city buildings received bomb threats Thursday in the downtown area. The Detroit police bomb squad was dispatched Thursday afternoon to the Guardian Building, at 500 Griswold Street, and the Wayne County Treasury building, at 400 Monroe, Detroit police spokesman Dante Freeman said.
Ground breaks Thursday for Monroe Block construction in Detroit
DETROIT (FOX 2) - A massive construction project in downtown Detroit is breaking ground Thursday morning. Mayor Mike Duggan and Dan Gilbert will break ground on the Monroe Block project. You can watch the ceremony on FOX 2 News Now live on our Facebook page here.
Damon Joseph charged with plotting terrorist attack on a synagogue in the Ohio
Damon M. Joseph, 21, of Holland, Ohio, was charged today in federal court with one count of attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), a designated foreign terrorist organization, for allegedly planning an attack on a synagogue in the Toledo, Ohio area. J
Dearborn Heights School District 7 applications
Dearborn Heights School District No.7 will accept limited Schools of Choice applications from Wayne County residents and residents from contiguous intermediate school districts (Oakland, Macomb, Monroe and Washtenaw Counties) for the 2018/19 school year, second semester, beginning Monday, January 7,
Ohio brothers charged in Michigan man's 2017 opioid overdose
MONROE, Mich. (AP) — Two Ohio brothers have been indicted in the drug-related death of a man in southeastern Michigan. Harry Wise and James Wise of Oregon, Ohio, are charged in Detroit federal court with conspiracy and drug distribution causing death. They're accused of supplying opioids that led to
Dearborn Farm Market sold after 35 years in the Hughes family
After 35 years in operation, the Dearborn Farm Market, a beloved, one-stop shop and community staple run by Art Hughes and his family on Monroe Street, is changing hands. The new owners have not yet been announced, but Hughes family and friends said the businesses is expected to keep operating as a
12 face felony charges after string of break-ins, thefts in 3 counties
PORT CLINTON - Twelve people are facing various felony charges following an eight-month string of burglaries, break-ins and thefts in Ottawa, Sandusky and Erie counties. Those who were indicted by an Ottawa County grand jury last week and their charges are:
2 brothers indicted in overdose death from fentanyl
MONROE (WTOL) - Two brothers from Oregon, Ohio, have been indicted on charges of distributing and conspiring to distribute fentanyl resulting in the overdose death of a victim, announced United States Attorney Matthew Schneider.
VIDEO: Fight breaks out in layaway line at Michigan Walmart
STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. - Police released video of a chaotic brawl that broke out in the layaway line at a Walmart in Southeast Michigan Monday night. The incident happened at the Walmart in Sterling Heights, Michigan on Van Dyke Avenue.
Dash cam footage released following OVI arrest of Lucas County Sheriff's Deputy
TOLEDO, Ohio (WNWO) — Joseph Navarre has been with the Lucas County Sheriff's Department for more than a decade and with the Drug Abuse Response Team for more than three years.
Federal agents arrest local man at the same home of a Toledo terrorism suspect
TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - For people living along Willow Run Drive in Toledo the last few days have been anything but normal. "We saw a large, black Suburban in front of our tree lawn, and the other day we saw FBI agents going in the house and just checking things out," said neighbor Matt Stojsavljevic.
LIVE: Groundbreaking set for Bedrock's Monroe Blocks project in Downtown Detroit
DETROIT - Monroe Blocks, a major development in Downtown Detroit, is set to break ground Thursday morning near Campus Martius. The $800 million transformation of the Monroe Blocks between the Greektown district and Campus Martius Park will deliver a 35-story, 810,000 square-foot office tower, 482 re
Patrol vehicle damaged in traffic crash on I-75
MONROE, Mich - A Monroe County Police vehicle is in need of repairs after a speeding vehicle struck the patrol car while officers were already responding to a crash. On Dec. 10, 2018 at approximately 6:49 a.m., Monroe Police Officers Ryan Parise and Peyton Smithers were dispatched to southbound I-75
Man charged in attack of Toledo-area firefighter outside FirstEnergy Stadium after Browns game
CLEVELAND, Ohio — A former candidate for town council in a small village outside Dayton is charged in connection with the attack of firefighter outside FirstEnergy Stadium after a Browns game.
2 buildings in Downtown Detroit receive bomb threats
DETROIT - The Guardian Building at 500 Griswold Street and the Wayne County Treasurer's Office at 400 Monroe Street in Downtown Detroit received bomb threats Thursday afternoon.
Vernon Lewis King notice to creditors
NOTICE TO CREDITORS: The decedent, Vernon Lewis King, died April 27, 2018. Creditors of the decedent are notified that all CLAIMS against the estate will be forever barred unless presented to Lucinda Vardaman, personal representative, or to both the probate court at 106 E. First Street, Monroe, MI 4
Suspect found competent to stand trial in Flat Rock double murder case
A man accused of killing his sister and brother-in-law in Flat Rock last spring has been found competent to stand trial. Thomas Edward Lane, Jr., is charged in connection with the homicides of Mark Allan Harris and his wife, Catherine Ann Markowski.
38-year-old mother, 2-year-old daughter missing from Toledo
TOLEDO, OH (WOIO) - A statewide alert has been issued by the Toledo Police Department for a 38-year-old mother who left with her 2-year-old daughter. Police say Shatai Stewart left her residence on Avondale Avenue with her daughter at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday and failed to return.
Dan Gilbert about to break ground on Detroit's next big thing
Businessman Dan Gilbert breaks ground Thursday on the next big bang of downtown Detroit development — his multi-building Monroe Blocks project. Anchored by a 35-story office tower at Monroe facing Campus Martius Park, the project features a series of mixed-use buildings tapering down as they approac
Man Arrested for Plotting Synagogue Attack in Ohio
The FBI arrested a man earlier in the week, who stands accused of plotting to bomb a synagogue in Toledo, Ohio. A 21-year-old man told investigators that the Islamic State inspired him.